top milk


Definition of top milk

: the upper layer of milk in a container enriched by whatever cream has risen

Examples of top milk in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The farm sells natural-style cream top milk in glass bottles at outlets in Mat-Su, Anchorage and on the Kenai Peninsula, though not yet at big-box grocers. Zaz Hollander, Anchorage Daily News, 6 Oct. 2021

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First Known Use of top milk

1891, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of top milk was in 1891

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Last Updated

9 Oct 2021

Cite this Entry

“Top milk.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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